Man Arrested For Discharge Of A Firearm


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Man Arrested for Discharge of a Firearm

Thursday, December 16, 2021

One man is under arrest, after Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Deputies received and responded to multiple calls for service near the 100 block of Brina Ln. in Carencro.

Deputies received multiple calls just before 2:00 p.m. Wednesday in reference to a male subject discharging a firearm in a residential area. Once on scene, sheriff’s deputies and members of the K9 unit conducted a search of the surrounding areas.

Throughout the course of the investigation, the suspect was identified as 26-year-old Toby Boutte. Within hours, Boutte was located in St. Landry Parish and taken into custody by the LPSO SWAT Team in coordination with the St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Boutte is charged with Aggravated Assault with a Dangerous Weapon, Illegal Discharge of a Firearm and Convicted Felon in Possession of a Firearm.

No further information is available at this time.

LPSO Public Informaiton Office